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Top Op Digest: State-law claims for damage to stored property not pre-empted (access required)

Based on plausibly-alleged alternative theories of when her personal property sustained water damage, a plaintiff’s state-law claims against the company that both stored and shipped her property were not pre-empted by federal law governing interstate carriers. Background As alleged in the complaint, Plaintiff Meredith Nachman had her household goods delivered to Defendant Seaford Transfer Inc.’s temperature-controlled facility ...